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Events / Fundraisers

Langs hosts annual special events to celebrate and bring our community together. Below is information on selected Langs events and fundraisers. Included in the information is a list of the various ways you can get involved.

Volunteer Appreciation Event

Langs celebrates National Volunteer Week each year with a volunteer recognition event to recognize and appreciate the efforts of their many volunteers. This event changes every year, but is always fun, interactive and memorable.

Annual Volunteer Appreciation Event: 

  •  2020's Appreciation Event was modified to meet Public Health Measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Monday, April 20/20, 12:00 pm, National Volunteer Week Exhibit Unveiling - “It’s time to Applaud this Country’s Volunteers,” a display of art, messages of thanks, inspirational stories and demonstrations on the impact our volunteers have at Langs.

*** This exhibit was available for viewing from noon on Monday, April 20/20 to Friday, April 24/20 in Langs in our Green Lounge. ***

Stay tuned for a date in 2021

Get involved:

  • Donate your time or expertise to entertain or teach something at the event
  • Donate food or an activity for the event

For more information on the Volunteer Appreciation event please contact Kevin Noseworthy, Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator, 519-653-1470, x232 / kevinn@langs.org

Langs Online Gift Catalogue

Langs has an inventory of opportunities to make a difference and leave a legacy. Whether you are shopping for a gift for your corporate clients, your team or your family and friends, Langs has created a unique list to make your shopping easier. Select from items like sponsoring a child to attend an afterschool program or providing meals to community members or buying basketballs for Langs youth and we'll send you a certificate, suitable for framing, made out in the name of your choice. 

Perfect for holiday and birthday gifts!

Click Below to Purchase a Secure Gift (Make a Donation):

Langs Gift Catalogue

Langs Gift Card Tree Fundraiser - Winners Announced

Thank you for supporting our youth with your raffle ticket purchases. We have sold out!

Draw took place at Langs on September 11th, 2021 at 11:00am. Congratulations to all the winners.

And the winners are ...

Top Prize: A variety of gift cards with a total value of $1,155.00  - Sally W.  Ticket #302

Second Prize: A variety of gift cards with a total value of $500.00 - Sue L-S.  Ticket #112

Third Prize: A $100.00 gift card to The Keg - Sally W.  Ticket #305

Full Raffle Rules can be found here: Gift Card Tree Raffle Rules

Raffle Licence Number: M844125

 gift card trees

8th "Celebrating Women" Fundraiser

 Langs' 8th Annual "Celebrating Women" Fundraiser   


Celebrating Women is an annual fundraiser held each spring on the Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend in Langs' spectacular Green Lounge and gymnasium. It's an opportunity to celebrate women, be entertained, learn and connect with community. The event includes brunch, silent auction, raffles, candy bar, gourmet coffee cart, motivational speaker and surprises!  Langs is transformed into an elegant event space.       

Get involved:

  • Buy a ticket to attend or sponsor a Langs patient/program participant to attend who may not be able to afford a ticket of their own.
  • Sponsor the event: opportunities vary between $350 - $3,000 and include a variety of recognition benefits.
  • Donate food or giveaway items for the event for approximately 150 attendees
  • Donate silent auction items.

Tickets: $50 each, $350 for a table of 8.

For more information on the Celebrating Women event please contact Jeff at jeffh@langs.org 

"The Impossible Music Quiz" with Alan Cross & Fighting Andy : A Musical Fundraiser

"The Impossible Music Quiz" with Alan Cross. Live music by Fighting Andy.


A fun and informative musical fundraiser for Langs

@ Rhythm and Brews Brewing Company

Intimate VIP Meet & Greet with Alan:  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm. Complimentary drink, special appetizers & autographed takeaway - $100 each (limited tickets available)

General Admission:  Doors open at 7:00 pm - Warm up with guitarists, Jeff Shows and Jason Miller. Complimentary pub snacks - $50 each

Showtime:  8:00 pm. Followed by live music and dancing.

Exclusive "Langs Lager" available on tap.  Door prizes. Silent Auction Items. Raffles.  The evening will be packed with entertainment from start to finish! 

Click on photos below to be taken to event partners' web information:

Alan Cross    

For information, contact Jeff at Jeffh@langs.org 


Cowan Presents Langs Stay at Home Online Auction

Online Auction Logo

Thank you to our amazing supporters: donors, sponsor and bidders for making our first online auction in 2020 a success.

You helped us raise $1,902.50 for the Langs COVID-19 Campaign.

Monthly Community Dinners

Langs provides a free monthly dinner at their main site in Cambridge for members of the community. This is a drop-in dinner - advance registration is not required. Dinners are prepared and served by Langs staff and volunteers. If you have further questions about the dinner, or are interested in donating food, sponsoring or volunteering for an upcoming dinner, please contact Tammy Saunders or Kevin Noseworthy.

Save the date:  Dinners are held one Tuesday evening each month from 5:00 – 6:30 pm. 

Get involved:

  • Volunteer to help cook or serve for one of the dinners (also a great team building opportunity!)
  • Donate or sponsor food for one of the dinners

For more information on the monthly community dinners please contact:

  • Re:  volunteering/team building:  Kevin Noseworthy, Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator, 519-653-1470, x232 / kevinn@langs.org
  • Re:  donating or sponsoring:  Tammy Saunders, Community Worker, 519-653-1470, x228 / tammys@langs.org
Community Holiday Dinner

Langs hosts an annual  Community Holiday Dinner in December for 250 active volunteers, program participants and patients. The dinner includes a full turkey dinner, crafts and activities for the kids, connections with community members AND a visit from Santa!

2020's dinner was a virtual community celebration on Zoom and included many exciting guests and interactive activities.  A complete turkey dinner for those in attendance was included and distributed with the help of our good friends from the Cambridge Preston-Hespeler Rotary Club.

Stay Tuned for a Date in 2021!

Get involved:

  • Volunteer on the Holiday Dinner Planning Action Team and/or the day of the event
  • Host or sponsor an activity at the event
  • Donate food or supplies for the event

For more information on the Community Holiday Dinner event please contact Kevin Noseworthy, Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator, 519-653-1470, x232 / kevinn@langs.org

Community Picnics

Langs hosts Community Picnics each summer at their main site, the Grow Community Centre and the North Dumfries satellite site. These fun and interactive picnics include activities and games for all ages, a BBQ meal, and various community partner booths / stations.

Save the date:

Grow:  Stay tuned for the 2021 date.

Langs:  Stay tuned for the 2021 date.

North Dumfries:  Stay tuned for the 2021 date.

Get involved:

  • Volunteer on the Picnic Planning Action Team and/or the day of the event
  • Attend
  • Host or sponsor an activity at the event
  • Donate food or supplies for the event

For more information on our summer picnics please contact:

  • Langs Main Site picnic:  Kevin Noseworthy, Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator, 519-653-1470,  x232 / kevinn@langs.org
  • Grow Community Centre picnic:  Marijke Evans, Community Development Worker, 519-248-4769, x3003 / marijkee@langs.org
  • North Dumfries satellite site picnic:  Athena Magarvey, Community Youth Worker, 519-632-1229, x2228 / athenam@langs.org
Community Leader Luncheons

Langs hosts a ‘Community Leader Luncheon’ 3-4 times per year for members of the corporate community to network, learn more about us and tour our facility.

Get involved:

  • Attend the lunch
  • Invite a co-worker/colleague
  • Donate the meal for one of the lunches

Save the date:  Due to current Public Health Measures, all luncheons are on hold. 

For more information, or to RSVP, please contact Jeff Hunter, Fundraising and Communications Coordinator, 519-653-1470, x264 / jeffh@langs.org